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County News

April 21, 2017

Bow Wow Basics will provide an overview of the summer dog obedience training sessions including agility, rally and handling demonstrations by experienced 4-Hers.  Bow Wow Basics, will be held in the 4-H Exhibit Building/Auditorium at the Clay County Fairgrounds on Sunday, May 7, 4:00 pm.  4-Hers should please bring their dogs and a copy of a current rabies vaccination.  Parents also are encouraged to attend the event!

Jan Monahan's Picture
April 12, 2017

Writing Your Retirement Paycheckis designed to provide information needed by those approaching retirement within the next ten years.  This Free Workshop will be held on Wednesday and Thursday- May 3 and 4 at the Spencer Public Library located at 21 East3rd Street; Spencer, IA. Please contact the Library at 712-580-7290 or by email:  rmunson@spenceriowacity.com to register.

Spencer Community Gardens Logo
March 31, 2017

Time to think gardening! SCG is now taking applications for the 2017 garden season.  Sign up before April 20th so we can get your plot reserved!

Roger Clarke, our 2016 4-H Hall of Fame inductee with his cake
March 17, 2017

The Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame honors 4-H volunteers, supporters and pioneers who have made a significant contribution to the Iowa 4-H Youth Development Program.  Nominations must be received by May 15, 2017 in the form of a letter or email to the Clay County Extension Office, 110 West 4th Street, Suite 100, Spencer.

3 members of the Rabbit Ranglers 4-H Club
March 15, 2017

Bring your rabbit and see all the interesting and fun things that the rabbit project area has to offer. What if you don’t have a rabbit…join us any way we can help you get started.  Join us on Saturday, April 29th from 9:30am-12:00pm at the Southpark Mall in Spencer.

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